Ride to the Tide
The Delaware Blue Knights - Chapter 1 organizes this Law Enforcement fundraising event -- sponsored by Delmarva Power and supported by Jake's Seafood House, WBOC-16 and Fox 21 Delmarva-- involving hundreds of motorcycles taking part in a police-escorted ride from Newark or Dover, to Rehoboth Beach, in support of Special Olympics Delaware.
Date, time and location
Event date: Sunday, April 19, 2015
Pre-Registration (by April 8): $20 per biker, $15 for passengers.
Day-of Registration: $25 per biker, $20 for passengers.
Bikers depart from UD athletic complex in Newark at 10:30 a.m. or the Blue Hen Mall in Dover at 12 noon.
Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. in Newark and 10:00 a.m. in Dover.
The ride ends at Jake's Seafood House in Rehoboth Beach at approximately 1 p.m., where bikers and passengers will enjoy a complimentary lunch.
History of the event
The 2014 Ride to the Tide: 653 bikers, 253 passengers, $32,500
More than $140,500 has been raised in the event's eight-year history.